Autonomic hyperactivity is a relatively common consequence of severe acute brain injury and can also be seen with spinal cord and peripheral nerve dis... Read More
Iran. J. Public Health
Survival Analysis in Patients with Chronic Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury.
Ghajarzadeh M, Rahimi Foroushani A, Nedjat S, Sheikhrezaei A, Saberi H
The goal of this study was to determine hazard rate of death rate and the causes of death in Iranian patients with Traumatic spinal cord injury (TSCI)... Read More
J. Neurotrauma 2020 Jan 23
Acute Cardiovascular Responses to Vagus Nerve Stimulation Following Experimental Spinal Cord Injury.
Sachdeva R, Krassioukov AV, Bucksot JE, Hays SA
Pairing vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) with rehabilitation has emerged as a potential strategy to enhance plasticity and improve recovery in a range of... Read More
J. Neurosci. 2020 Jan 02
Grafting embryonic raphe neurons reestablishes serotonergic regulation of sympathetic activity to improve cardiovascular function after spinal cord injury.
Hou S, Saltos TM, Mironets E, Trueblood CT, Connors TM, Tom VJ
Cardiovascular dysfunction often occurs after high-level spinal cord injury (SCI). Disrupting supraspinal vasomotor pathways affects basal hemodynamic... Read More
Spinal Cord 2019 Dec 19
Lifestyle modifications and pharmacological approaches to improve sexual function and satisfaction in men with spinal cord injury: a narrative review.
Lim CAR, Nightingale TE, Elliott S, Krassioukov AV
A narrative review describing various components of sexual dysfunction in men with spinal cord injury (SCI), as well as addressing potential therapeut... Read More